West Fraser announces additional permanent production reductions in British Columbia
VANCOUVER, BC, June 17, 2019 (West Fraser) -Today, West Fraser announced its intention to permanently close its Chasm lumber mill and eliminate the third shift from its 100 Mile House lumber mill, both to occur during the third quarter of 2019.
“We sincerely regret the impact this decision will have on our employees, their families and the affected communities. We will be making efforts to mitigate the effects of this business decision, including opportunities for affected employees to transition to other company locations,” said Ray Ferris, President and Chief Operating Officer.
“This decision is not a reflection of the contributions of our ...